Making an investment in tomorrow, today...
Legal Help for Veterans
Special Kind of Healthcare
Arts Education on the East End
Change not Charity
LI's Water Quality: at a tipping point
United Against Bullying
Art travelers
  • Legal Help for Veterans
    A $20,000 grant helped veterans get legal services and improve their health.
  • Special Kind of Healthcare
    $50,000 funding to Winthrop Pediatric Associates in Hempstead allowed for a Child Life Specialist and provided a very special kind of healthcare to one of Nassau County’s poorest neighborhoods.
  • Arts Education on the East End
    Students examining and exploring works of art at the Parrish Art Museum's program supported by LICF.
  • The LI Unitarian Universalist Fund at LICF was created by the Unitarian Universalist Veatch Program at Shelter Rock. Read how they invest millions to advance social change.
  • LICF made $507,000 in water-quality grants from 2009 to the present through our Henry Philip Kraft Family Memorial Fund...
  • A $25,000 grant from LICF, enabled a student-led campaign to promote tolerance, end bullying, and change school culture.
  • Art travelers
    A grant to the Hofstra University Museum for Art Travelers Through Time program provides opportunities to inspire learning, increase cultural knowledge, and help students become more academically competitive.


In observance of the Labor Day holiday, the Long Island Community Foundation, The New York Community Trust and Westchester Community Foundation offices will be closed from August 31st  through September 7th.

Please contact us by Thursday, August 27th at (631)991-8800 for matters requiring our assistance.

Enjoy the rest of your summer and have a safe and happy Labor Day!


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How clean is the water in your part of the Sound? We funded a study to find out... read here

America's first suburb has gone from being one of the most affordable places to raise a family to one of the least. Read the report...See infograph created by the Long Island Index. 

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